Harrison: Buzzing with Evolution

The July/August issue of INDUSTRY magazine features Harrison development and real estate. Creating “modern urbanism” communities where factories and warehouses once stood is a hallmark of a development firm whose latest endeavor is attracting new life to Harrison When completed, the seven-building mixed-use development rising adjacent to the PATH Station in Harrison will feature six… Continue reading Harrison: Buzzing with Evolution


Harrison Station Grand Opens

via NorthJersey.com - Harrison’s transformation into a dynamic transit-oriented neighborhood has taken another step forward with the launch of Harrison Station 330, a new collection of 329 modern rental apartments located one block from the town’s PATH station. Mayor James A. Fife and fellow state and local officials joined developers Ironstate Development Company and The… Continue reading Harrison Station Grand Opens

Harrison Inspires Newark Ironbound Sale

According to a recent report by Dan Ivers at NJ.com, the recent development boom in Harrison has spurred the owners of the Ironbound Iberia Restaurant to market their property for development. Bidding has opened on a large piece of property in the Ironbound District that stakeholders say could forever change the course of Newark's most… Continue reading Harrison Inspires Newark Ironbound Sale

Jersey Sure! No longer is Newark’s shadow, Harrison embraces big-time development

Via Adam Bonislawski/New York Post According to Mayor James Fife, Harrison, NJ, once held the state record for the most liquor licenses issued in a square mile. Today Harrison seems to be gunning for the title in a new category — building permits. There’s a construction boom underway in this town, tucked into a bend… Continue reading Jersey Sure! No longer is Newark’s shadow, Harrison embraces big-time development

Growth in West Hudson includes new Harrison Path station

By ROSE DUGER/ NJ.COM When the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey gave the green light to a $256 million project to build a new Harrison PATH station last year, the announcement shone a spotlight on other redevelopment efforts in the region. Those projects, also spurred by a strengthening economy, are chugging ahead… Continue reading Growth in West Hudson includes new Harrison Path station

5 million reasons for Harrison to be esctatic

via The Observer Online It was six days after Independence Day but Harrison authorities had an excuse to belatedly shoot off fireworks if they'd wanted to do so. That's because on July 10, a day before they were due back in State Tax court ñ the New York Red Bulls dropped off a check for… Continue reading 5 million reasons for Harrison to be esctatic

Harrison moving forward with redevelopment efforts

 By Rose Duger/For The Jersey Journal  Harrison is moving forward with its redevelopment efforts by amending a plan adopted in 2003 to transform 250 acres of former industrial sites into a transit hub with residences, entertainment, hotels and other commercial uses. Elected officials earlier this month introduced an ordinance approving amendments to the original plan. The… Continue reading Harrison moving forward with redevelopment efforts

Starwood Hotels’ Eco-Wise Element Brand to Deliver Fresh, New Option in Greater Newark

Element Harrison is slated to open in Summer 2014, just minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport STAMFORD, Conn., Apr 24, 2012(BUSINESS WIRE) — Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced plans to open Element Harrison in Summer of 2014, just five miles from Newark Liberty International Airport. Owned and developed by Harrison Hotel 1, an entity of Ironstate Holdings,… Continue reading Starwood Hotels’ Eco-Wise Element Brand to Deliver Fresh, New Option in Greater Newark